Good morning! TGIF!
If you’re wondering why someone LGBT on your Facebook is against marriage, maybe this Salon piece will help explain them to you. Out lesbian law professor Nancy Polikoff explains her reasoning:
An interesting perspective! But on the other side of the coin, if you stand with Edith Windsor in her case against DOMA, check out this site and add your name.
Michelle Shocked showed up to her cancelled gig in Santa Cruz with her face covered and her mouth taped shut that said “silenced by fear.” She strummed a guitar but was not allowed inside the venue, obviously.
Love gays and alcohol are pretty much the focus of this list: 25 Ways to Live Life Like Karen Walker.
Jet magazine wrote about the nuptials of two black lesbians in Chicago back in 1970. What a handsome couple!
Kelli Giddish said she loves working with her SVU co-star Ice-T. In fact, she hangs out with his wife Coco and shared this with Playboy magazine:
Kelli and Coco would be quite the interesting couple!
Out writer Ariel Levy profiled comic Tig Notaro for this month’s Elle magazine. An excerpt:
In case you were wondering, Sassy from Vh1’s Black Ink Crew wanted to clear something up:
Heather Hogan sent me this brilliant piece in The Atlantic about LGBT iconography throughout time.
Note: If you’re a famous lesbian and you get pregnant, people are going to ask inappropriate questions about who the father is. Case in point: “Jenna Wolfe: My child’s father isn’t Matt Lauer or Lester Holt.” What? You didn’t ask your co-worker to impregnante you? Weird! That’s what’s happening on Chicago Fire! Here’s Jenna coming out, officially, on The Today Show to not-her-baby-daddy Matt Lauer.
Today in Lesbianish TV: *The Ellen DeGeneres Show, *Tabatha Takes Over marathon (Bravo and Style 6 a.m.), Talking Liberally with Stephanie Miller (Current 9 a.m.), *The Parkers (BET 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Income Property (HGTV 4 p.m.), *Catfish: The TV Show (MTV 5 p.m.), *After Lately (E! 6 p.m.), *Law & Order: SVU (USA 6 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *Degrassi (TeenNick 8, 8:30 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Degrassi (TeenNick 9 p.m.), Boys Don’t Cry (WMAX 10 p.m.), *That Sex Show (Logo 11 p.m.), *Warehouse 13 (Syfy 1 a.m.) and *Lost Girl (Syfy 2 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)
*Denotes a rerun